Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 77: (BRIGHT) in the A rhyme line.


  • That way other people can visit your post and check out your poem.
  • You can also put the link of this challenge in your post to let your followers know where to go if they want to participate. This is called a Pingback. This is not mandatory to join in or to put your post link in the comments. Click HERE to find out how to do a Pingback.
  • Reblogging is great as well.

Some people like to copy and paste the challenge image into their posts. That’s okay with me.

Sites to help:  Use this site for syllables. I’ve used several online counters and too many have given different counts for the same word, so I use the dictionary now. Also, in some parts of the English speaking world, the syllables may come out in the spoken language a bit differently. And that’s okay. Write to enjoy, too learn, and yes, try to get the syllables right, but above all create and enjoy.


7 thoughts on “Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 77: (BRIGHT) in the A rhyme line.

  1. A Decima Poetic Plea to A Hesitant Friend

    One hesitates to come off trite,
    to lecture you with thoughts banal,
    but there are times in life’s canal
    to draw a line, to shine a light.

    I do not claim to be so bright
    that I know what one ought to do
    but this time, yes, my words ring true.
    The variant is out to kill
    and careless who it renders still.
    My friend, death will not become you.


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